The draft survey below is posted for discussion. A separate web-based survey tool will be used to deliver the survey once it is finalized.

Glossary

Competency - any educational objective or educational outcome that results from knowledge, skills, or beliefs.Competency framework - a set of competencies that are interrelated.

Curricular components - learning activities, resources, and assessments that are part of a curriculum.

Ontology - a rigorous and exhaustive organization of some knowledge domain that is often hierarchical and contains all the relevant entities and their relations (Wordnet 3.0)

Portfolio - a record of learning, development, and achievement.

Technology Standards - an explicit set of technical requirements. MedBiquitous standards provide the technical requirements for certain types of data exchange related to healthcare education and assessment. Technology standards can influence educational practices and enable reforms.

1. Is your organization delivering competency-based or outcomes-based learning or assessment or planning to do so?

currently doing, planning to do, don't do and don't plan to, unsure/not applicable

2. What do you see as the barriers to implementing competency-based or outcomes-based learning or assessment? For example, lack of time for redesigning resources, lack of funds, etc. If time is an issue, please elaborate.

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3. How would you consider using the technology standards for healthcare education developed by the MedBiquitous Competency Working Group? Check all that apply.

4. The working group has drafted the following ways technology standards for competencies might be used (please see use cases)Please rate these in order of importance for you. (high to low, 7 point scale for each statement)

5. Please indicate any additional ways that technical standards for competencies might be used that you feel should be addressed in the near term.________________________________________________________________________

6. Please indicate if you use a technology platform to accomplish the following, or if you plan to do so.
(currently doing, planning to do, don't do and don't plan to, unsure/not applicable)

7. For the purpose of this discussion, a competency definition is a statement defining a single competency that is part of a larger framework. From your perspective, what should be included in a competency definition? Check all that apply.

8. For the purpose of this discussion, a competency framework is a set of competencies that are interrelated.From your perspective, what should be included in a competency framework? Check all that apply.

9. How useful would you find technology standards for a competency framework?

Not useful 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Useful